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'King Kong' Strides Back on Screen

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'King Kong' Strides Back on Screen

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'King Kong' Strides Back on Screen

'King Kong' Strides Back on Screen

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The new film version of King Kong, the story of a lovelorn giant ape taken from his island home, was directed by Peter Jackson. It's the first release for Jackson since his trilogy of Lord of the Ring films.